Job History

Major Engineering Ltd has carried out work for the following clients…

  • European Engineering Consultancy Ltd :: Space industry
    • Provided detailed mechanical design support to EECL (and their partner SpacePNT) in delivering a navigation payload for ESA’s Lunar Pathfinder mission.
  • Archangel Lightworks :: Space industry
    • Detailed mechanical design of calibration system for a new generation of space-air laser communication terminals.
  • KISPE Ltd :: Space industry
    • Produced Earth observation satellite concepts and internal layouts for various payloads with multiple configurations.
  • 3D Crowd :: Medical industry
    • Detailed design to modify emergency NHS face shields and analysis of 3D printer settings.

Image credit: 3D Crowd

  • ISS Aerospace :: Aerospace industry
    • Detailed mechanical design and configuration control of various battery and hydrogen fuel cell UAVs.

Image credit: ISS Aerospace

  • Open Cosmos Ltd :: Space industry
    • Provided design and manufacture advice to improve performance and reliability of CubeSat dispenser mechanism.
  • Remap :: Medical industry
    • Design and build of a drum kit adaption to allow playing only by hand, by means of remotely actuated servo-assisted pedals, utilising Arduino microcontrollers.

Image credit: Remap

  • Sen Corporation Ltd :: Space industry
    • Detailed design, drawing and configuration control of the SkyRider and SkyRider-M, a fixed and mechanised on-orbit pan/tilt 4K camera system for Earth observation. Launched in February 2019.

Image credit: Sen Corporation Ltd

  • Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd :: Space industry
    • Consultancy services provided to SSTL working exclusively on Eutelsat Quantum, SSTL’s first geostationary satellite.

Image credit: Airbus Defence and Space

  • Airbus Zephyr :: Aerospace industry
    • Detailed design and build of carbon composite components, scale models and mechanical test rigs.

Image credit: QinetiQ/Airbus Defence and Space

  • [Private Client] :: Entertainment industry
    • Detailed design and manufacture advice for private client wishing to build a custom pair of audiophile-grade stereo speakers.

Image credit: MB

  • Ossatura Ltd :: Medical industry
    • Detailed design and stress analysis of the EvolvAble walking aid system.

Image credit: Ossatura

Image credit: Martin-Baker Aircraft Co. Ltd

Prior to setting up Major Engineering Ltd, Matt worked as a permanent member of staff with the following employers…

Image credit: SSTL/Airbus Defence and Space

  • QinetiQ :: Space industry
    • Design Engineer, from September 2008 to October 2011

Image credit: QinetiQ/ESA